After joining Kent & Co (Twines) of Liverpool straight from school, managing director Michael Hall celebrated 50 years with the company last month.
Joining the company straight from school, Mr Hall started in the office. Kent & Co was then situated near the river Mersey, only moving to its present position in Aintree in 1967.
After a period in the office he moved on to represent the company in several area's of the country, calling on the independent ironmongery and hardware retail trade, successfully promoting the Cardoc brand range of products.
After a presentation in the office for Mr Hall, he thanked everyone for their loyalty and hard work over the years and looked forward to continuing success for the company.